Penn State vs #5 West Virginia
October 31, 1953 at Beaver Field, University Park, PA

Penn State
West Virginia
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals3815135116103.1
Lenny Moore12642620 5.2
Charlie Blockson11550550 5.0
Bill Straub4164120 3.0
Richard Jones49540 1.0
Ron Younker14040 4.0
Buddy Rowell223-10 -0.5
Tony Rados4121-201 -5.0
RushingNo.GainLossNetTDLongAvg.
Totals32801763102.0
Joe Marconi11400400 3.6
Fred Wyant10196131 1.3
Tom Allman4120120 3.0
Bill Marker12020 2.0
Jack Stone579-20 -0.4
Carl Norman102-20 -2.0
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals17301253200
Tony Rados162712472  
Don Bailey12060  
Robert Hoffman01000  
PassingCompAttIntYdsTDLongSacked
Totals9181139100
Fred Wyant91811391  
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals172482014.8
Don Malinak3750 25.0
Jim Garrity7510 7.3
Richard Jones1461 46.0
Ron Younker2401 20.0
Jesse Arnelle2150 7.5
John Sherry1150 15.0
Wayne Wolfkeil160 6.0
ReceivingNo.YdsTDLongAvg.
Totals91391015.4
Bill Marker51261 25.2
Joe Papetti2170 8.5
Joe Marconi1-10 -1.0
Tom Allman1-30 -3.0
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals510521.00
Tony Rados410526.3 
TEAM100.0 
PuntingNo.YdsAvgLong
Totals827834.80
Jack Stone620934.8 
Don Wilson14141.0 
Charles Donaldson12828.0 
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals32904640130
Lenny Moore226 114 13 
Richard Jones13       
Ron Younker   235    
Buddy Rowell   115    
ReturnsPRYdsLongKRYdsLongIntYdsLong
Totals21104720150
Tom Allman110 116 15 
Jack Stone11       
Joe Marconi   243    
Fred Wyant   113    
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals13625164293483
Lenny Moore62 14263105
Ron Younker44035  79
Don Malinak 75   75
Charlie Blockson55    55
Richard Jones446 3 53
Jim Garrity 51   51
John Sherry 15   15
Jesse Arnelle 15   15
Buddy Rowell-1 15  14
Bill Straub12    12
Wayne Wolfkeil 6   6
Don Eyer 3   3
All-PurposeRushRecKRPRIRTotal
Totals6513972245305
Bill Marker2126   128
Joe Marconi40-143  82
Tom Allman12-31610540
Fred Wyant13 13  26
Joe Papetti 17   17
Bruce Bosley   13 13
Jack Stone-2  1 -1
 Penn StateWest Virginia
First Downs168
 Rushing75
 Passing83
 Penalty10
NET YARDS RUSHING11663
 Rushing Attempts4032
 Average Per Rush2.92.0
 Rushing Touchdowns11
 Yards Gained Rushing15182
 Yards Lost Rushing3519
NET YARDS PASSING253139
 Completions-Attempts-Int17-30-19-18-1
 Average Per Attempt8.47.7
 Average Per Completion14.915.4
 Passing Touchdowns21
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS369202
 Total Offense Plays7050
 Average Gain Per Play5.34.0
Fumbles: Number-Lost3-31-1
Penalties: Number-Yards3-152-20
PUNTS-YARDS5-1058-278
 Average Yards Per Punt21.034.8
Punt Returns: Number-Yards-TD3-29-02-24-1
 Average Per Return9.712.0
Kickoff Returns: Number-Yards-TD4-64-04-72-0
 Average Per Return16.018.0
Interceptions: Number-Yards-TD1-3-01-5-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yards-TD0-0-00-0-0
Miscellaneous Yards  
Possession Time  
Third Down Conversions of of
Fourth Down Conversions of of
Red Zone Scores-Chances--
Sacks By: Number-Yards--
Penn State
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001300
 Lenny Moore          13  
West Virginia
#NameSoloAstTotalSacksYdsTFLYdsFFFRYdsIntYdsBrUpBlks
 Totals000 0 00001500
33Tom Allman          15  
Scoring Summary
QtrTimeScoring PlayScore
1 WVU - Bill Marker 64 yd TD pass from Fred Wyant6-0
2 PSU - Tony Rados 1 yd rush TD6-6
2 PSU - Richard Jones 46 yd TD pass from Tony Rados6-12
3 WVU - Fred Wyant 1 yd rush TD (Kick by Jack Stone Good)13-12
3 WVU - Bruce Bosley 13 yd punt return TD (Kick by Jack Stone Good)20-12
4 PSU - Ron Younker 20 yd TD pass from Tony Rados (Kick by Jim Garrity Good)20-19
Attendance: 25,000
Score By Quarter
Team1234Total
Penn State0120719
West Virginia6014020
Officials: Fred Wallace (Field Judge), Dave Fawcett (Head Linesman), Gerald Hogan (Referee), John Kostecki (Umpire)
Penn State
PosOffense
LEDon Malinak
LTRoosevelt Grier
LGSam Green
CDon Balthaser
RGEarl Shumaker
REJim Garrity
RTOtto Kneidinger
QBTony Rados
FBBill Straub
LHLenny Moore
RHKeith Vesling
West Virginia
PosOffense
LEJoe Papetti
LTBruce Bosley
LGGene Lamone
CBob Orders
REBill Marker
RGSam Huff
RTRalph Starkey
QBFred Wyant
FBTom Allman
RHJoe Marconi
LHJack Stone
Don Eyer, Ron Younker, Robert Hoffman, Charlie Blockson, Keith Horn, Dan DeFalco, Gene Danser, Don Bailey, Richard Jones, Jesse Arnelle, Wayne Wolfkeil, Pete Schoderbek, John Sherry, Frank Reich, Buddy Rowell, Paul Shattuck
24-Carl Norman, 25-Bob Moss, 31-Don Wilson, 36-Charles Donaldson, 43-Bill Jarrett, 62-Frank Federovitch, 87-Ray Walsh, 89-Bill Hillen